Mark is an aggressive connoisseur of design, and he brings this passion to every project he contributes to LV Collective.
In his role as Design Manager for LV Collective Mark develops designs for projects and works collaboratively with design consultants to ensure quality design delivery that sets the bar for style, sustainability, and lifestyle innovations.
Prior to joining LV, Mark worked as a Designer for NBBJ in New York City. Key projects he worked on include Amazon’s HQ2, work on the Shanghai Bund, as well as several creative offices, corporate headquarters, and mixed-use masterplan communities.
Previously Mark has held architect and design positions with SOM Chicago, the University of Hong Kong, John Brevard LLC and Groves & Co. in New York City.
Mark has a Bachelor of Science in Architecture from the University of Illinois at Chicago. He earned his Master’s of Architecture from the Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, New York.
Mark is passionate about teaching the next generation the power of architecture. In 2020 he founded “Cafe Talk,” a mentorship outreach program for students in New Jersey to find professional networking opportunities in NYC, and served as an adjunct professor of architecture at Kean University.
Mark’s passions at work and home are one and the same. He loves to travel to seek inspiration for his work. His first big trip as a teenager was driving a 10,000-mile loop around the country visiting the best buildings he could find.